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Justice Ginsburg Has Heart, Expensive EPA Regulation Unveiled, National Guard Keeps the Lid on Ferguson: P.M. Links

1 hour agoNews : Reason

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg has heart—trouble that is. She was hospitalized for a coronary blockage. Just before the Thanksgiving holiday hits, the Obama administration unveiled an air pollution regulation that business groups...Show More Summary

Cleveland Police Release Video Of Tamir Rice Shooting. Disturbing Content Warning

The Cleveland Police department has released video footage of the fatal shooting of unarmed 12-year-old Tamir Rice. Tamir was fatally shot by Cleveland police on November 23 outside Cudell Recreation Center. A 911 caller had alertedShow More Summary

Fox Guest: Ferguson a ‘Get Out the Vote Effort’ for 2016

1 hour agoNews : Mediaite

Niger Innis appeared on Fox news this afternoon and told Neil Cavuto he thinks Ferguson is part of a progressive "get out the vote" effort for the 2016 elections.

Ferguson Decision Protestors Chant ‘FK CNN’ On Live TV [Video]

In immediate aftermath of the Ferguson decision, some protestors have not been shy about registering their disapproval or disappointment with the coverage by CNN. Protests have occurred in cities across the country in addition to the St. Show More Summary

What’s The Value Of TV Journalism? Analysis Of Episode Two Of The Newsroom

There was a scene in The Newsroom’s second episode this season where Charlie, the network president, explains to the two rich kids working on a hostile takeover that what the news division of ACN does and says is important. ACN, he explains, is like NBC and CNN, they are the face and voice of the [...]

Iranian official blames Maliki and Assad for ISIS creation

In an unprecedented development the Iranian Foreign Ministry adviser, Mohammad Ali Sobhani, yesterday blamed the Iraqi regime of  Nouri al-Maliki, and the Syrian regime of Bashar al Assad for the creation of the islamic State of Iraq...Show More Summary

Netflix: Watch These Titles Before They Leave In December

For Netflix every month is out with the old and in with the new. Every month we announce to avid Netflix users which titles are being ushered out with each passing month, and which titles are making their way to Netflix. For the month...Show More Summary

Cops: Man's body found in Ferguson car was burned

1 hour agoNews / Crime : Crimesider

Police say man found dead in front seat of car the morning after looting and rioting was both burned, and shot in the head

Kate Middleton To Buy Prince Harry A Puppy For Christmas

Kate Middleton is reportedly going to buy Prince Harry a puppy Christmas. That noise you heard was the whole world collectively going, “Awwwww!” A source for the Daily Mail [via Vanity Fair] has claimed that the Duchess Of CambridgeShow More Summary

Is This What A United Ireland Would Be?

1 hour agoNews : Slugger O'Toole

[Originally posted on my own site, but I thought given the…interest shown yesterday in my status as pro union, that the sluggerverse might get a kick out of this…]   I regularly wonder what “a united ireland” would be. Many people call for it, but would the reality be what they expected? Very few people more...

Fox Hosts Defend Darren Wilson: ‘His Life Is Ruined’

1 hour agoNews : Mediaite

An Outnumbered discussion about Ferguson sounded a bit more like a Darren Wilson support group than a cogent conversation about justice Wednesday afternoon. Led by host Andrea Tantaros, the group examined recent statements from Wilson about what happened when he shot and killed Michael Brown and determined them to be truthful.

This Article Has Been Retracted

This story included erroneous information. Waterford, NY, fire chief Donald Baldwin was not the commenter in question. We regret the error and are investigating.

Bernie Tiede Wins Appeal, Granted New Sentencing Hearing

Convicted killer Bernie Tiede was granted a new sentencing hearing by The Court of Criminal Appeals of Texas. Although he was convicted of murder, and sentenced to life in prison, Tiede will remain free on $10,000 bond pending a new sentence. Show More Summary

Truck Driver Almost Crushed By Dog Food

FIFE, Wash. (AP) — Authorities in Washington state say a semitruck driver is lucky he wasn't crushed by 50-pound bags of dog food when he fell aslee... Read more: Guy Gill, Dog Food Crash, Caught on Camera, Weird for Aol, Weird Photos & Videos, Dumb Crime, Video, Weird News News

Cornel West: ‘Ferguson Signifies the End of the Age of Obama’

1 hour agoNews : Mediaite

Professor Cornel West appeared on CNN International this afternoon to give his take on Ferguson, and said right at the outset, "Ferguson signifies the end of the age of Obama."

Police probe man's death in area near Ferguson protests

(Reuters) - St. Louis County police said on Wednesday they were investigating the death of a black man found shot and set on fire near an area where rioting erupted after a grand jury did not indict a white policeman in the fatal shooting of a black teenager. Show More Summary

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